New RBI Governor

What will be the key challenges for Dr. Urjit Patel? The suspense over the next RBI governor is finally over and Dr. Urjit Patel will be taking over from Rajan on September 04. While Dr. Rajan leaves behind a robust and stable economy, the new governor will have 3 key challenges to contend with. Inflation…

Big Diesel Shift

For Diesel engines, this may be the beginning of the end… The problems at Volkswagen last year and Indian states trying to ban diesel cars this year seem to be largely unrelated. But there is a common link between the two. Both are indicative of a larger shift that the world automobile industry is making…

Jackson Hole Hint

What Janet Yellen is indicating to the world on rates? In the aftermath of the Jackson Hole Symposium of central bankers, Janet Yellen was hawkish along expected lines. Janet Yellen has admitted that the macros make a very strong case for a rate hike as early as September. So what are the key influencing factors…